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Mark S. Shipman, In Memoriam

We are saddened to announce that our partner, Mark S. Shipman, Esq., passed away on March 4, 2023, at the age of 85. Mark was an outstanding advocate, valued colleague, and wise counselor to his many clients.… Read More

2022 Property Tax Municipal Revaluations in Connecticut

Municipal revaluation are underway in Connecticut.  If you are a property owner in these towns, you will soon receive a letter advising you of your new assessment. The list below is of municipalities currently conducting a town-wide/city-wide revaluation.… Read More

David Shaiken To Speak At Annual Bankruptcy Conference

David Shaiken is scheduled to speak at a seminar entitled “Trial Practice Skills in the Bankruptcy Court” at the 5th Annual Connecticut Bankruptcy Conference on November 10, 2022, at Saint Clemens Castle and Marina, in Portland, Connecticut.… Read More

When Business Partners Can’t Get Along

By David M. S. Shaiken

When conflict between business partners becomes extreme, it can be impossible to communicate and make important business decisions. Sometimes severing the relationship is the only way forward.… Read More

How Probate Works In Connecticut

By David M. S. Shaiken

Have you ever wondered how probate works in Connecticut? Here is a brief guide.

When someone who owns assets dies, an application to administer their estate in probate must be filed with the Probate Court within 30 days of their death.… Read More

Lawrence Shipman Named to 2021 Super Lawyers

Shipman, Shaiken & Schwefel, LLC is proud to congratulate Lawrence Shipman who has been named as 2021 Super Lawyer. We admire your dedication and hard work towards your profession and clients.   Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement.… Read More